Prof. Dr. Şükran Şahin

Prof. Dr. Şükran Şahin

Key Qualifications
Dr. Şahin has 25 years of experience as an academic staff at the department of Landscape Architecture. Her main areas of interest are “landscape ecology”, “river and coastal ecosystems”, “landscape planning”, “environmental management tools, EIA and SEA in particular”. Dr. Şahin carried out her PhD study on the subect of development a strategic planning approach for river catchments. She directed two projects on coastal ecosystems and urban ecology via University Research Fund.

Dr. Şahin has been in several countries (USA, Spain, Switzerland, Poland, Belgium, Italy, France, Marroc, Lebanon and Greece) for short or long periods since 1992 to take courses, to make researches, to join meetings and to give lectures, on above mentioned areas of interest. She took place in the preparation different EIA works, particularly for dams, highways, pipelines and tourism facilities.

In addition to the academic activities, Dr. Sahin is included to the BTC Crude Oil Pipeline Project between 2003-2005 as a third party ecological monitor within the framework of project EIA statements. She took places in reviewing the reinstatement plan method statement with regard to ecological concerns. Also she have monitored and advised in field for the ongoing ecological restoration activities of the project contractor in accordance to the compliance of the project standards defined by EIA and regarding method statements.

Education

1989-1996 PhD, LA, Ankara University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Science, Thesis Title: “Determining and Evaluating the Landscape Potential of Dikmen Valley”

1986-1989 MSc, LA, Ankara University, Graduate School of Natural and Applied Science, Thesis Title: “The Problems of Street Trees and The Measures to be Taken From the Point of Landscape Architecture”

1982-1986 BSc, LA, Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture Department of Landscape Architecture

1992-1993 Post-Graduate Diploma on Advanced Studies in Rural Planning in Relation to the Environment, CIHEAM (The International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies) /IAMZ (Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza), Thesis Title: “Nuevas Orientaciones para el Uso Integrado de los Recursos Naturales en la Comarca del Moncayo” -Group work.

Employment Record

Since 1987 Academic Staff, Ankara University, Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Landscape Architecture.
Experience Record

1997-Cont. Landscape Consultant in ecological and visual assessments for different EIA studies in Turkey, for dams and highways in particular.

2013 Project Coordinator, The Project of Landscape Restoration and Rehabilitation Combined with Recreation, T.C. Orman ve Su Işleri Bakanliği Doğa Koruma ve Milli Parklar Genel Müdürlüğü adına projeyi yürütüen Belde Proje ve Danışmanlık Ticaret Limited Şirketi

2009-2012 Türkiye Partneri. ISRIC – World Soil Information, , Assessing Land Degradation And Risk Mapping in Turkey” başlıklı projenin (WB ISRIC Project No: 5310007-01) Türkiye partnerliğini (Subcontract No: 10/ISR0026)

2009-Cont. Project Director. Landscape Character Analysis And Its Assessment For Tourism/Recreation (PEYZAJ-44). ”. TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey), Project Owners: Ministry of Interior Affairs, Ministry of Urbanization and Environment, Ministry of Forest and Water; Project Number: 109G074

2009 Vice-director of Ankara University Latin American Studies

2007-Cont. Researcher in Turkish Partnersip. Desertification Mitigation and Remediation of Land. EU FP6, Sub-Priority 1.1.6.3 Global hange and Ecosystems, Area 6.3.IV.1.1 Combat Land Degradation and Desertification, Integrated Project, Contract No: 037046.

2008 Consultant for the project of Landscape Planning, Protection and Management Project for Konya Province, Bozkır- Ahırlı- Yalıhüyük Settlemets and Suğla Lake Locations and Close Surroundings, Turkish Republic The Ministry of Environment and Forestry

2007 Member of Administrative Board of the Faculty

2007 Vice Head of the Department of Landscape Architecture

2005 Attending to the course on “Mediterranean Reservoirs and Wetlands. A Demonstration of Multiple-Objective Management in the Island of Crete”, May 09-13 2005, organized by MAICH/ Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (Greece).

2003-2005 Expert for the Ecology related to the soil reinstatement and bio-restoration activities of Baku Tibilis Ceyhan Crude Oil Pipeline Project LOTC Section for Çınar Engineering Company as a Third Party of the project. The responsibilities are: Reviewing the method statements reports for reinstatement works, monitoring the environmental standards related to nature, which were defined by EIA as a must, before construction start, during construction and after construction of pipeline, monitoring the nature restoration works at field, preparing ecological assessments and advising to the project Contractor that is BOTAS about daily arising problems, etc)

2004-2005 Landscape Assessment in Ecological, Visual and Recreational Aspects for the Long Run Development Plan Preparation of Comander Historical National Park, coordinated by EGEPLAN Ltd. in the name of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry.

2004-2005 Landscape Assessment in Ecological, Visual and Recreational Aspects for the Long Run Development Plan Preparation of Comander Historical National Park and of Akdağ Nature Park, prepared by EGEPLAN Ltd. In the name of the Ministry of Environment and Forestry.

2004-2005 Landscape and Visual Impact assessments for IPT2 and IPT3 (pumping stations), and Landscape Plan Development for PT1-3, IPT1 (pumping stations) and CMT (Marine Teminal) of Baku Tibilis Ceyhan Crude Oil Pipeline Project.

2004 Attending to two weeks course on “Ecological Engineering Applied to Environmental Restoration in Mediterranean Areas” that was held from 07 to 18 June 2004, organized by this Mediterranean Agronomic Institute, Spain.

2002 Landscape survey and reporting that is the base for Reinstatement Method Statement of Baku Tibilis Ceyhan Crude Oil Pipeline Project LOTA for Tepe Altyapı and Nacap JV (Contractor of the LOTA section of the pipeline).

2002 Attending to two weeks course on “Ecology and Hydrology of Mediterranen Rivers and Tools for Their Management” 8 -19 April 2002, Zaragoza, organized by The Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza (Spain).

1998-2002 Coordinator of a project on the subject of “Assessment of Mersin Coastal Zone in Respect to Tourism in content of Sustainable Landscape Planning”, which was financially supported by Ankara University Research Fund.

2000 Attending to two weeks course on “Landscape Ecology of the Mediterranean Region” 20 Sept-2 Oct., Lebanon, organized by Lebanese Univaersity the Faculty of Agriculture and The Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (Greece).

1999 Lecturer of the GIS for Environmental Management and Planning Courses driven to the people from different professions and institutions

1998, 1999 Lecturing on EIA in a training seminar organized by Ankara University Faculty of Political Science.

1998 Lecturing on EIA in a training seminar organized by the Association of Forestry, Ankara.

1997 Lecturing on Street Tree Planting in the Seminer orginized TODAIE (Türkiye ve Orta Doğu Amme İdaresi Enstitüsü, Yerel Yönetimler Araştırma ve Eğitim Merkezi) for Parks and Gardens Divisions staff of Turkish Municipalities.

1995-1997 Lecturer on Environmental Impact Assessment for the MSc students on Mechanical Engineering at Technical Universities of Gdansk and Szczecin in Poland, which was the TEMPUS project with number S-JEP 7206 entitşed European Masters Degree in Eco-Integrated Mechanical Engineering.

1996 Study in Italy-Bologna University on the economics of natural resources within the content of PhD research under the co-vision of Prof. Dr. G. Barbiroli having Scholarship by EU, September 1- November 15, 1996.

1995 Participant of the workshop on “Holistic Approach to Sustainable Development: Interaction of Soil Science with Different Disciplines”, Commission and Emiliana Romagna Collaboration, Bologna.

1995 Participant of the course on “Environmental Impact Assessment” organized by Boğaziçi University Institute of Environmental Science, in Istanbul.

1994-1995 Lecturer for two modules of MED-CAMPUS Project #349 on “Masters Degree Course on Environmental Management, on the subjects of: Basic Elements of Environmental Management; Advanced Elements of Environmental Management,

1994-1995 Supervisor of the Master Degree thesis under the EU MED-CAMPUS Project #349:

“EIA the Sincan Çadırtepe Sanitary Landfill Area”

“Environmental Taxes: A Case Study of Turkey”

“A Research on the EIA of Doğanözü Irrigation Dam Planned on the Kirmir River”

“EIA of Urban Development Plans: In the Case of Doğukent Urban Development”

“A Research on the Sustainability of Gölbaşı Specially Protected Area”

1994 Study in Italy-Bologna University with the Partner EU Lecturers of MED-CAMPUS Project #349 on the subjects of EIA, Risk Assessment, Environmental Economics, Technology Assessment, Life Cycle Assessment for two mounts.

1994 Participant of the workshop on “Environmental Impact Assessment-A Basis for Industrial projects organized by EU UETP-EEE and U.K.Sunderland University, in Brussels, Belgium.

1993 Assistant of Local Coordinator for MED-CAMPUS Projects #147 entitled “Efficient Use of Computers in Office Management, CAD, CAM and GIS Applications” and also lecturer for ArcView software.

1992 Attendance to the meeting of ELASA (European Landscape Architecture Student Association), 1992, Zurich/Switzerland.

Membership

Member of The Chamber of Landscape Architecture and the member of the Editorial Board of the biannual journal

Turkish Association for the Conservation of the Nature, Scientific and Consultancy Boar Member

Language Ability

speak write read

English very good very good very good

Spanish good good good

French basic basic basic

Turkish mother toque

Computer Skill

CAD&GIS software: AutoCAD, LANDCADD, ArcGIS

Publications and Academic Activities

RESEARCH:

ŞAHİN, Ş. (Koordinatör), PERÇİN, H., KURUM, E., DURAN, A., MERGEN, Y.O., GÜNER, A.S., TURGAY, O.C., DEMİR, E., MEMLÜK, E., YORULMAZ, T. ve ATİK, S., (2013). The Project of Landscape Restoration and Rehabilitation Combined with Recreation. T.C. Orman ve Su Işleri Bakanliği Doğa Koruma ve Milli Parklar Genel Müdürlüğü adına projeyi yürüten Belde Proje ve Danışmanlık Ticaret Limited Şirketi

ŞAHİN, Ş (Project Coordinator), PERÇİN, H., KURUM, E., UZUN, O, BİLGİLİ, E., TEZCAN, L., ÇİÇEK, İ., MÜFTÜOĞLU, V., ÇORBACI, Ö.L., SÜTÜNÇ, S., DOĞAN, D., KOÇ, Ö., ATEŞ, E., TARIM, B., KURDOĞLU, G. ve KAŞKO, Y., 2012. Landscape Character Analysis And Its Assessment For Tourism/Recreation (PEYZAJ-44), 2014. Project Number: 109G074 TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey) KAMAG 1007 Programme Project.

Z.G. BAI, van LYDEN, G.W.J, ŞAHİN, Ş, van IERLAND, E., COOTOLEER, G. And BINDRABAN, P.S., 2012, Assessing Land Degradation And Risk Mapping in Turkey” World Soil Information, WB ISRIC Project No: 5310007-01, Subcontract No: 10/ISR0026.

DESIRE-Desertification Mitigation and Remediation of Land, 2007 (CONT), Turkish partnership ( OCAKOĞLU, F., AÇIKALIN, S., TOLAY, İ., OCAK, A., GÜNEŞ, F., GÜNGÖR, H., ZENGİN, M.,S., GÖKÇEOĞLU, C., SÖNMEZ, H., DÜZGÜN, Ş., ŞAHİN, Ş., GÜRLER, G., GÜRLER, M., KURT, M.). AB FP6, Sub-Priority 1.1.6.3 Global hange and Ecosystems, Area 6.3.IV.1.1 Combat Land Degradation and Desertification, Integrated Project, Contract No: 037046.

ŞAHİN, Ş. (Project Coordinator) , BİLGİLİ, C., YILMAZ, O. and GÜRBÜZ, F., 2007 (cont.). A Research on the Effects Of Green Areas On City Climate: Example of Ankara City. Ankara University Research Fund.

ŞAHİN, Ş. (Project Coordinator), ÇABUK A. and DİLEK, F., 2002. “Assessment of Mersin Coastal Zone with Respect to Tourism in the Content of Sustainable Landscape Planning. Ankara Üniversity Researh Fund 98-11-04-01.

ÖZTAN, Y., ARSLAN, M., PERÇİN, P., BARIŞ, M.E., KURUM, E. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 2001. “Evaluation of Valleys in Ankara with Respect to Conservation – Development Principles: İmrahor Valley Case”. TÜBİTAK (The Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey), Project Number: TOAGTAG-940.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 1996. “Determining and Evaluating the Landscape Potential of Dikmen Valley”. A.U. Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Department of Landscape Architecture, PhD Dissertation, Ankara [in Turkish].

ATUCHA, J.L., BEN HADJ ALI, H., KRISTENSEN, M.J., RIOS, J., ROZPIDE, M. y ŞAHİN, Ş., 1993. “Nuevas Orientaciones para el Uso Integrado de los Recursos Naturales en la Comarca del Moncayo”. 2 Volume, Instituto Agronomico Mediterraneo del Zaragoza-SPAIN.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 1989. “Problems of Street Trees of Ankara and the measures to be Taken from the point of Landscape Architecture”. A.U. Graduate School of Natural and Applied Sciences, Department of Landscape Architecture, MSc Dissertation, Ankara [in Turkish].

CHAPTERS IN A BOOK:

ŞAHIN, Ş., 2009. “Landscape Ecology”. Landscape Management Training Book. T.C. Çevre ve Orman Bakanlığı (ÇOB) ve TODAİE organizasyonu, Ankara [in Turkish]. (Note: in publish).

ŞAHIN, Ş., BILGILI, B. C. & MÜFTÜOĞLU, V., 2008. “Landscape Inventory”. In Proc. Of National Symposium on Towards the Implementation of European Landscape Convention. Karadeniz, N, Akay, A. ve Demirbaş Özen, M. (Eds), Published by UCTEA The Chamber of LandscapeArchitects,, No: 2008/3, PP:139-148, ISBN: 978-9944-89-537-8, Ankara [in Turkish].

SOUSA, A., ZAMUDIO, R. F. & ŞAHIN, Ş., 2007. “Los Humedales Como Sensores para Detectar los Puntos de Inflexión Climática”. Applicación Metodológica al SW de Andalucía (Entorno de Doñana, España), En: El Cambio Climático en Andalucía: Evolución y Consecuencias Medioambientales, Sousa, A., Garcia-Barrón L. & Jurada, V. (Eds), Consejería de Medio Ambiente, Junta de Andalucía. Vol. 1. 2007, pp: 181-207, ISBN: 978-84-96-776 , Junta de Andalucía, Sevilla, España.

ŞAHİN, Ş., DİLEK, F., ÇAKÇI, I. and KÖYLÜ, P., 2005. “Landscape Planning of Akdağ Nature Park with the Aim of Protection and Recreation”. Rural Environment Annual, Association for the Researches of Rural Environment and Forestry Problems, 2005, ISSSN1303- 9334, Dönmez Ofset ANKARA.

DİLEK, E.F., ÇABUK A., ŞAHİN Ş. ,2004. “Strategic Landscape Planning for Tourism: The Tarsus Coastal Zone Example”. in Barbanente A., Borri D., Camarda D., Grassini L., Khakee A., Local Resistence to Global Pressure: A Mediterranean Social/Environmental Planning Perspective, Paris, L’Harmattan, pp. 424-439.

DILEK, E.F., ŞAHIN, Ş. & ÇABUK, A., 2003. “Tourism in Mersin/Tarsus Coastal Zone Within the Context of Sustainable Landscape Planning”. In: Local Resources and Global Trades: Environment and Agriculture in the Mediterranean Region, Agriculture and Urbanisation in the Mediterranean Region. Camarda, D. & Grassini, L. (Eds), Option Meditterraneennes, CHIEAM (Centre International de Hautes Etudes Agronomiques Méditerranéennes), Series A, 57, 477-484, ISBN: 2-85352-278-4, ISSN: 1016-121X, Bari, Italy.

DİLEK, E.F., and ŞAHİN, Ş. 2002. “Environmentally Friendly Tourism” Rural Environment Annual, Association for the Researces of Rural Environment and Forestry Problems, Ankara.

ARSLAN, M. & ŞAHIN, Ş., 2001. “TULIP: In Turkish Decorative Arts”. In: Art and Landscape. Anagnostopoulos, G.L. (Ed.), International Federation of Landscape Architects, Panayotis and Effie Michelis Foundation, 2 Volume, pp: 331-339, ISBN: 960-7588-15-0, Athens, Greece.

ŞAHIN, Ş., 2001. “Sustainable Landscape Assessment of River Catchments in the Example of Dikmen Brook in Ankara”. In: Interdependency Between Agriculture and Urbanization: Conflicts on Sustainable Use of Soil and Water Camarda, D. & Grassini, L. (Eds), Option Meditterraneennes, CHIEAM (Centre International de Hautes Etudes Agronomiques Méditerranéennes), Series A, 44, 33-46, ISBN: 2-85352-222-9, ISSN: 1016-121X, Bari, Italy.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş. ,1998. “Methods and Techniques of Environmental Impact Assessment”. Turkish Forestry Association, Training Seminar on the EIAs Preparation and Assessment, pp 69-98, Ankara.

ÇELEM, Prof. Dr. H., ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş. and GÜNEŞ, G. ,1998. “Street Tree Planting in the Cities”. In: Garden Maintenance Handbook , Ed: Barış. Dr. E. and Erdoğan, E., MESA Mesken Sanayii A.Ş., pp 45-57, Ankara.

ÇELEM, Prof. Dr. H., GÜNEŞ, G. and ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş. ,1998. “Plantation Methods and Techniques”. In: Garden Maintenance Handbook , Ed: Barış. Dr. E. and Erdoğan, E., MESA Mesken Sanayii A.Ş., pp 29-44, Ankara.

BOOKS:

Cemil Bilgili, B., Şahin, Ş., Şatır, O. and Müftüoğlu, V., 2013. Using NDVI Values for Comparing Parks in Different Scales and Containing Different Plant Materials, International Journal of Food, Agriculture & Environment – JFAE Vol 11. (1).

SOUSA MARTIN, A., GARCIA MURILLO, P.J., ŞAHİN, Ş., MORALES GONZÁLEZ, J. AND GARCIA BARRÓN, L, 2010. Wetland Place Names As Indicators of Manifestations of Recent Climate Change in SW Spain (Doñana Natural Park). Climatic Change, 100: 525-557, DOI:10.1007/s10584-009-9794-9. 2010

OCAKOĞLU, F., ŞAHİN, Ş., GÖKÇEOĞLU, C., SÖNMEZ, S. & AÇIKALIN, S. (çevirmenler), 2007. Su ve Toprak Korumanın Değerlendirilmesi ve Belgelenmesi İçin Bir Çerçeve: Teknolojiler [Orijinal Doküman: A Framework for Documentation and Evaluation of Soil and Water Conservation: Technologies, Liniger, H., Schwilch, G., van Lynden, G., Critchley, W. Gurtner, M. & Studer, R. M. (Eds)], WOCAT (Koruma Yaklaşımlarına ve Teknolojilerine Küresel Bakış -World Overview Of Conservation Approaches and Technologies), http://www.wocat.net/QUEST/WOCAT-QT-TR.pdf, 83 p

NİZAMETTİN, Prof.. Dr. N. and ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 2000.“Rural Landscape Planning”. Ankara University Publication, Ankara.

ATUCHA, J.L., BEN HADJ ALI, H., KRISTENSEN, M.J., RIOS, J., ROZPIDE, M. Y ŞAHIN, Ş. (In alphabetic order), 1993. Nuevas Orientaciones para el Uso Integrado de los Recursos Naturales en la Comarca del Moncayo, CHIEAM (Centre International de Hautes Etudes Agronomiques Méditerranéennes)/IAMZ (Instituto Agronómico Mediterráneo del Zaragoza), 2 Tomos (2 Volume), p 322, Zaragoza, España.

SÖZEN, Doç. Dr. N. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1988.“Camping Planning-Implementing-Managing”. Published by Landscape Architecture Association, 1988/1, Ankara.

ARTICLES:

ŞAHIN, Ş., 2009. Landscape-scale ecological monitoring method for major construction projects: the Baku–Tbilisi–Ceyhan (BTC) Crude Oil Pipeline Project. A short editorials as invited article, Exploration and Production: Oil and Gas Review, Vol. 7(2) (forthcoming, summer 2009), UK.

ŞAHIN, Ş. & BEKIŞOĞLU, Ü., 2009. “Landscape Planning and Management Strategies for Zir Valley Near Ankara in Turkey”. Environmental Geology, Special Issue, Springer, Volume 57, Number 2 / March, DOI 10.1007/s00254-008-1264-6.

ŞAHIN, Ş. & KURUM, E., 2008. “Landscape Scale Ecological Monitoring as Part of an EIA of Major Construction Activities: Experience at the Turkish Section of the BTC Crude Oil Pipeline Project”. Environmental Monitoring and Assessment, Springer, DOI 10.1007/s10661-008-0502-4.

DİLEK, E.F, ŞAHİN, Ş. ve YILMAZER, İ., 2007. “Afforestration Areas Defined by GIS in Gölbaşı Specially Protected Area Ankara/Turkey” Environ. Monit. Assess, DOI:10.1007/S10661-007-9985-7.

UZUN, O., ŞAHİN, Ş., and DILEK, E.F., 2004, “Disturbed Landscapes”. The Journal of Landscape Architecture, UCTEA The Chamber of Landscape Architecture, Liman Tanıtım Publication, Issue 2004/1-2Ankara , Turkey.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 2003, “The reflections of Eco-Phylosophy on Space Planning and Design”. The Journal of Landscape Architecture, UCTEA The Chamber of Landscape Architecture, Liman Tanıtım Publication, Issue 2003/2, Ankara, Turkey.

ŞAHİN, Ş. And AKKAN, O., 2003, “Ankara İmrahor Valley”. The Journal of Landscape Architecture, UCTEA The Chamber of Landscape Architecture, Liman Tanıtım Publication, Issue 2003/1, Ankara, Turkey.

DİLEK, E.F., ŞAHİN, Ş. and ÇABUK, A. 2002. “Tourism in Mersin/Tarsus Coastal Zone Within the Context of Sustainable Landscape Planning”. Local Resources and Global Trades-Environment and Agriculture in the Mediterranean Region, Agriculture and Urbanisatıon in the Mediterranean Region: Enabling Policies for Sustainable Use of Soil and Water, Concerted Action Financed by the European Commission INCO-DC(DgXII) Contract no. IC18 – CT98 –0268, Ege University, 26 April-1 May, Rabat, CHIEAM Option Meditterraneennes, Number 57, 477-484

ŞAHİN, Ş. and KURUM, E., 2002. “Erosion risk analysis by GIS in environmental impact assessments: a case study – Seyhan Köprü Dam costruction”. The Journal of Environmental Management”, Issue 66, 234-247.

TALAY, İ., KARADENİZ, N. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1998 “Assuring Quality in Higher Environmental Education: MED-CAMPUS Project# 349″, Eubios Journal of Asian and International Bioethics, EJAIB Vol (6), November 1998, pp 173-176, Japan (1998). http://www.biol.tsukuba.ac.jp/~macer/ejaib86.html

ŞAHİN, Ş., 2000, “Sustainable Landscape Assessment of River Catchments in the Example of Dikmen Brook in Ankara. The Meeting on Interdependency Between Agriculture and Urbanization: Conflicts on Sustainable Use of Soil and Water, Concerted Action Financed by the European Commission INCO-DC(DgXII) Contract no. IC18 – CT98 –0268, 3-6 April, Option Meditterraneennes, Number A44, Tunus (2000).

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş. and BARIŞ, Yard. Doç. Dr. E., 1999. “Monumental Trees: Determining and Recording”. TMMOB Peyzaj Mimarları Odası İstanbul Bölge Şubesi Dergisi, Sayı 8, İstanbul.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş.,1999. “Strategic Environmental Assessment”. Ziraat Dünyası Dergisi, ISSN 1301-1081, Sayı: 447, Mart-Nisan, Sayfa: 28-32, Ekin Matbaacılık, Ankara.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş. and TALAY, Dr. İ.,1999. “An Example on Determining and Evaluating the Landscape Value in EIA for Highways: Bursa Highway”. Highways Foundation, Year: 11,No: 122-123 (Jan. -Feb. 1999), Ankara.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş. and BARIŞ, Assist. Prof. Dr. E. 1998. “The Factors in Defining Open and Green Areas Standards Within City Structure”. TMMOB Chamber of Landscape Architects İstanbul Region Division, No: 6, İstanbul.

BARIŞ, Dr. E. and ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 1997. “Geographical Information Systems in Landscape Architecture and AutoCAD Map”. Sanal gazete, Sayısal Grafik Gazetesi, September 1997, İstanbul.

YAZGAN, Prof. Dr. M. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1993. “City and Tree” . Karayolları Vakfı Dergisi, May 1995, Year 5, Issue No 56, Ankara.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 1991. A Part form the discussion text of the meeting on New Approach in Urban Planning: Environment and Participation. December, 11-13, TAU, Publication No: 73, pp 83, Ankara.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 1991. “Multi-Functional Road Project”. Milliyet Gazetesi, April 1991, Ankara.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 1991. “Recreational Pathways”. JACOBINIA Landscape Architecture Student Review, Milli Eğitim Basımevi, pp 1-4, Ankara.

YILMAZ, Dr. O. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1987. “Growth principles of Interior Plants: Plant Growth Physiology”. Serada Üretim Aylık Dergisi (The Journay of Propogation in Greenhouse), December 1987, Issue No 49-50, TAGEY Yayıncılık, pp 242-252, Ankara.

YILMAZ, Dr. O. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1987. “Interior Plant Classification”. Serada Üretim Aylık Dergisi, October, 1987,Issue No 48, TAGEY Yayıncılık, pp 226-229, Ankara.

PAPERS:

ŞAHİN, Ş., 2007. Revegetation and Monitoring for Disturbed Landscapes: Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan Crude Oil Pipeline Project Experience. II. International CMC Conference. ”Harmful Effects of Acid Mine Drainage on Environment and Health in Lefke region”, Organized by: Environmental Society of Lefka, KKTC, Northern Cypres.

ŞAHİN. Ş., BEKİŞOĞLU, Ü. and BİLGİLİ, B.C., 2007.Ecological Network Creation at Landscape Scale: A Case Study in Zir Valley, Ankara/Türkiye. Fabos Landscape Planning and Greenway Symposium, University of Massachusetts, Published in CD-ROM, Amherst.

ŞAHİN, Ş., KURUM, E. ve SOUSA , A., 2007. “Wet Meadow Management in Zamanti River Crossing of BTC Crude Oil Pipeline Project”. International Conference on Environment: Survival and Sustainability. Near East Technical University, 19-24 February 2007. Published in Abstracts Book and In proceddings pp:, Cicosia, Northern Cypres.

ŞAHİN, Ş., BEKİŞOĞLU, Ü., 2007. “Landscape Planning and Management Strategies for Zir Valley Near Ankara in Turkey”. International Conference on Environment: Survival and Sustainability. Near East Technical University, 19-24 February 2007. Published in Abstracts Book and In proceddings pp:, Cicosia, Northern Cypres.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 2007. “Co-Operative Approach in the implementation of European Landscape Convention and European Water Framework Directive in Turkey: Joined up Thinking”. Uluslararası Nehir Havzaları Yönetimi Kongresi, TC Enerji ve Tabii Kaynaklar Bakanlığı Devlet Su İşleri Müdürlüğü, 20-24 Mart 2007, Bildiriler Kitabı: 218-229, Antalya.

MEMLUK, Y., ŞAHİN, Ş. Ve BENLİAY, A., 2006. “City Marketing for Touiısm: Filyos Case”. International Tourism Conference, In Proceedings pp: , 20-26 Kasım 2006, Antalya.

ŞAHİN, Ş., ÇABUK, A. ve DİLEK, F., 2006. “Local Capacity Building for Tourism Within the Context of Strategic Landscape Planning:Tarsus Coastal Zone Example in Turkey”. International Tourism Conference, In Proceedings pp:, 20-26 Kasım 2006, Antalya.

SOUSA, A., MORALES, J., GARCIA-MURILLO, P., GARCIA-BARRON, L. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 2006. “The Place Names referring to Wetlands as a Key to Understanding Historical Changes of the Mediterranean Wetlands. Aplication to the Donana Natural Park”. International Conference on Climate Change and the Middle East: Past, Present and Future, 20-23 November 20006, Istanbul Teknik University, In Proceedings pp: 477-482, Istanbul.

YILMAZ, O., ŞAHİN, Ş., ÇAKÇI, I, YILMAZ, T ve MEMLUK, M., 2006. “Tasarım ve Planlamada Ortak Eğitim: Uluslararası Mevcut Durumun Yapısal Analizi”. Pemat 2006. Bilkent Üniversitesi.

ŞAHİN, Ş., DİLEK, F. ve ÖZDEMİR, A, 2006. “Ankara Üniversitesi Ziraat Fakültesi Peyzaj Mimarlığı Bölümünde Peyzaj Planlama Eğitimi: 2005-2006 Eğitim Dönemi “Gaziantep ve Yakın Çevresi Peyzaj Gelişim Stratejileri” konulu Peyzaj Planlama Stüdyosu”. Pemat 2006. Bilkent Üniversitesi.

ŞAHİN, Ş. ve DİLEK, F., 2006. “Kırsal Alanlarda Koruma-Kullanım Dengesi Kapsamında Doğal Peyzaj Analizi Ve Değerlendirmesi: Gaziantep Örneği”. Özel Çevre Koruma Kurumu, Kırsal Planlama Konulu Seminer, 3-5 Mart 2005, Marmaris (Basımda).

ŞAHİN, Ş. ve KURUM, E., 2005. “Regulated Third-Party Ecologıcal Monitoring: A Case Study During Constructıon Of BTC Crude Oil Pipeline Project”. X. European Ecological Congress. Organized by European Ecological Society and Ege University Centre for Environmental Studies, November 8-13 2005.

DİLEK, F. ve ŞAHİN, Ş, 2005. “Landscape Pattern Changes In Bodrum Peninsula”. X. European Ecological Congress. Organized by European Ecological Society and Ege University Center for Environmental Studies, November 8-13 2005
ÖZTAN, Y. ve ŞAHİN, Ş., “Anadolu Peyzajının Geleneksel ve Simgesel Tasarım Elemanlarından “Kavak Ağacı”nın Dünü, Bugünü, Yarını”. Türkiye Milli Kavak Komisyonu VII. Genel Kurulu, İzmit-Kavak ve Hızlı Gelişen Orman Ağaçları Araştırma Enstitüsü, Sayfa 89-95, İzmit, 8 Nisan 2003.

ÖZTAN, Y. ve ŞAHIN, Ş., “Ankara Kenti Açık ve Yeşil Alan Sisteminde İmrahor Vadisi”, Türk-İngiliz Kültür Derneği ve Kavaklıderem Derneği İşbirliğiyle, Ankara, 29 Mayıs 2003.

ŞAHİN, Ş., UZUN, O., TURAN, L., and AKAY, G., 2002. “River Corridors Landscape Survey Within the Framework of Catchement Management: Zir Brook/Ankara-Turkey”. 2nd International Conference “Ecology of the River’s Basins : Russia, October 10-12.

ŞAHİN, Ş. and M. Nazım ÖZER, 2001. “Ecological Ethic in Urban Design”. 1st International Urban Design Meeting on The Process of Globalization, Urban Desing and Local Specifities, MSU, City Planning Deparment, Istanbul.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 2001. “SEA: A Good Practice for Coastal Zone Management ”. Proc.Coastal Zone Management in the Mediterranean Region, Agriculture and Urbanisatıon in the Mediterranean Region: Enabling Policies for Sustainable Use of Soil and Water, Concerted Action Financed by the European Commission INCO-DC(DgXII) Contract no. IC18 – CT98 –0268, Ege University, 26 April-1 May, İzmir.

TANRIVERMİŞ, Assist. Prof. Dr. H. and ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 1999. “Environmental Impact Assessment of Irrigation Projects (Turkish)”. Symposium on Water Uses and Management in Agriculture, Türk Ziraat Yüksek Mühendisleri Birliği, 29-30 Nisan , Ankara.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş. ve ÇABUK, A., 1998. “The Use of GIS in Environmental Impact Assessment (Turkish)”. In Proc. of the Seminar on Accesible GIS, Sayısal Grafik, 16 Aralık, pp 7-14, Ankara.

TALAY, Dr. İ. ve ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 1998. “Indicators of Sustainability for Coastal Zone Management (English)”. Workshop on Industrial Pollution and Preservation in the Mediterranean Coastal Areas, Dokuz Eylül Üniversitesi Deniz Bilimleri ve Teknoloji Enstitüsü and UNEP MED POL Collaboration, 18-20 Kasım, İzmir.

KURUM, Assist. Prof. Dr.E. and ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 1998. “Conservation-Development Demand Analysis in Dikmen Valley Using ArcCAD (English)”. In: Proc. of the Seminar on Geographical Information systems and Recent Applications, Ç.U Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Landscape Architecture, June, 16, pp 51-65. Adana.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 1998. A Methodology for Landscape Assessment of River Catcments: A NATIONAL APPROACH (English)”. In: International Symposium on Arid Region Soils, September, 21-25, THAEM, Menemen, İzmir.

ARSLAN, Prof. Dr. M. and ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 1998. “TULIP: In Turkish Decorative Arts (English)”. In: IFLA Central Region Symposium on ART and LANDSCAPE, September, 8-10, Athens, Greece.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 1998. “Integration SEA with Coastal Zone Management Practices (English)”. In: Proc. of the Criton Curi International Symposium on Environmental Management in the Mediterranean Region, June, 18-20, Antalya, Turkey.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş. and AKAY (UYSAL), A. 1998. “Environmental Impact Assessment in Forests: The Recreational Center for Summer and Winter Sports in Bolu Köroğlu Valley (Turkish)”. The Symposium on Bolu Plains and Forests in Socio-Economis Change Process A.İ.B.U., May 7-8, Bolu. Will be Published.

ŞAHİN, Dr. Ş., 1997. “SEA: A Good Practice for Coastal Zone Management (English)”. In: International Workshop on Problems of Coastal Planning in Developing and Developed Countries, EU, September, 15-19, Abstract Page 9, İzmir.

ÇELEM, Prof. Dr. H. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1996. “Urban Street Tree Planting and Ankara Example (Turkish)”. In: Proc. of the Symposium on the Holistic Approach to Environmental Planning and Design”, 26-November, 28, Ankara University Publications, pp 301-308, Ankara.

GARDI, C., ROSSI PISA, Prof. P., ROSSI, M., KURUM, Ass. Prof. E and ŞAHİN, Ş. et al., 1996. “Qualitative Analysis of Land Degradation by Erosion in Centonara River Basin, Bologna, Italy (English)”. International Conference on Land Degradation, June, 10-14, Çukurova University, Adana.

ŞAHİN, Ş. and BARIŞ, Dr. E., 1996. “Determining Erosive Landscape Using Geographical Information System (Turkish)” . In: Proc. of the Symposium on Agriculture-Environment , May, 13-15, ME.U. Publications, pp 695-704, Mersin.

ÇELEM Prof. Dr. H. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1996.“Visual and Functional Effects of Urban Street Trees (Turkish)”. In: Proc. Of the Symposium on City Tree Plantation and İstanbul’95, İ.U. Faculty of Forest and Greater Municipality of İstanbul, pp 41-54, İstanbul.

BIR BASHYAT, B., FERRARI, G., MHIRI,M., ŞAHİN, Ş. and SÖZEN, N., 1995. “Efficiency in Holistic Approach: A Goal (English)”. Holistic Approach to Sustainable Development: Interaction of Soil Science with Different Disciplines. In: Proceedings of Bologna Workshop, September, 15-19, European Commission and Emiliana Romagna Collaboration, pp 38-39, Bologna.

ŞAHİN, Ş. and UYSAL, A., 1995. “Environmental Impact Assessment of Intercity Bus Stations: Ankara Intercity Bus Station Example (Turkish)”. In: Proc. of 1st National Black Sea Forestry Congress, KTU Faculty of Forest, pp 89-96, October, 23-25, Trabzon.

NATH, Prof. B., TAZEBAY, İ. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1995. “The Role of the Cities in Achieving Sustainable Development (Turkish)”. In: Proc. of the 5th National Congress on Regional Science/Regional Planning, June 22-24, Published by METU, Ankara.

ŞAHİN, Ş. 1995. “Landscape Architecture and Environmental Management (Turkish)”. In: Proc. of the Symposium on Landscape Architecture Education in Turkey and Integration with the Developed World, May, 29-30, Published by Ege University, Faculty of Agriculture, pp 53-57 , İzmir.

ŞAHİN, Ş. 1995. “What is Ecosystem? (Turkish)”. Eryaman Lisesi, May, 25, Ankara.

KURUM, E. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1992. “Planning Principles of Open and Green Areas in the Cities and Surroundings and Ankara Example (Turkish)”. In: Proc. Of the 2nd National Symposium on Urban Design and Implementations, MSU Faculty of Architecture, Department of Urban Planning, May, 21-22, pp 242-246, İstanbul.

SÖZEN, Prof. Dr. N. , MEMLUK, Prof. Dr. Y., KURUM, Yrd. Doç. Dr. E., ŞAHİN, Ş., KARADENİZ, K., GÜVEN, Z., TAZEBAY, İ., EKİM, E. and OĞUZ, O. 1992. “Computer Aided Design in The Department of Landscape Architecture (Turkish)” – A Poster Declaration. ELASA (European Landscape Architecture Students Association)’ 92 Meeting, Zurich, Switzerland.

SÖZEN, Prof. Dr. N. , MEMLUK, Prof. Dr. Y., KURUM, Yrd. Doç. Dr. E., ŞAHİN, Ş., KARADENİZ, K., GÜVEN, Z., TAZEBAY, İ., EKİM, E. and OĞUZ, O., 1991. “Landscape Architecture Education in Ankara University Faculty of Agriculture (Turkish)”. European Universities Conference Landscape, September, 5-8, Nota 5, Wageningen, pp 44-49, The Netherland.

ŞAHİN, Ş., 1991. “LANDCADD; A Software Developed for Environmental Design (Turkish)”. In: Proc. Of the Seminar on Computer Aided Environmental Design and Remote Sensing, May, 17, A.U. Faculty of Agriculture, Department of Landscape Architecture and DataSEL A.Ş., Ankara.

BARIŞ, E. and ŞAHİN, Ş. 1991. “Problems of Street Trees and Mitigation Measures in Ankara (Turkish) “. In: Proc. of the Symposium on What Should be Open and Green Area System of Ankara Toward 2000?, May, 29-31, Published by Landscape Architecture Association, pp 55-58, Ankara.

ÇELEM, Doç. Dr. H., DİLEK, F. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1988. “Evaluation of Urban Garbage in Landscaping (Turkish)”. In: Proc. of Europhrates Catchment 1st Symposium on Environment, October, 13-15, Published by Fırat University, Abstract: pp 10, Elazığ.

SÖZEN, Doç. Dr. N., HALEPLİOĞLU, N. and ŞAHİN, Ş., 1987. “Ornamental Plants Propagation Techniques and Marketing Problems in Turkey (Turkish)”. In: Proc. of 1st National Plant Propagation Symposium-Tokat, T.C.Tarım ve Köy İşleri Bakanlığı Publication, pp 411-419, Ankara.

CERTIFICATES/GRANDS:

Certificate for the participation to “Mediterranean Resorvoirs and Wetlands. A Demonstration of Multiple-Objective Management in the Island of Crete”, May 09-13 2005, MAICH/ Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania, Greece, 2005.

Certificate for the participation to “Ecological Engineering Applied to Environmental Restoration in Mediterranean Areas”, June 7-18 2004, CHIEAM/Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza, Spain, 2004.

Certificate for the participation to “Ecology and Hydrology of Mediterranean Rivers and Tool for Their Management”, April 8-19 2002, CHIEAM/ Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Zaragoza, Spain, 2002.

Certificate of the participation to “Landscape Ecology of the Mediterranean Region”, September 20- October 2 1999, The Faculty of Lebanese University in collaboration with The Mediterranean Agronomic Institute of Chania (Greece), Beirut, 1999.

Certificate for the participation to “Internet Based Education”, TÜBİTAK-ODTÜ-BİLTEN, Antalya, 1999.

Trainer Certification for AutoCAD R14 MAP. November, 1997.

International Brevet of Diving (single star), 1996.

Certificate of the participation to “Environmental Impact Assessment Course”, 1995. Boğaziçi University, The Institute of Environmental Sciences, İstanbul.

Post-Graduate Diploma on “Post-Graduate Studies in Rural Planning in Relation to the Environment”, 1993. CIHEAM (The International Center for Advanced Mediterranean Agronomic Studies).

Certificate for the Contribution to the “Mediterranean Seal”, 1992. İstanbul University, Faculty of Fisheries and Aquaculture and Vakko.

COURSES TAUGHT AT THE DEPARTMENT:

Landscape Ecology (Undergraduate)

Rural Landscape Planning (Undergraduate)

Landscape Planning II (Undergraduate)

Environmental Impact Assessment (Undergraduate)

Planning Studio (Undergraduate)

Ecological Impact Assessment (Graduate)

River Corridor Landscape Analysis and Assessment (Graduate)